Dr Ooi Wei Seong is a medical oncologist who graduated from Trinity College Dublin with honours and distinction in 1999. He started his oncology training at St Vincent’s University Hospital in Dublin under Prof John Crown, a prominent cancer researcher, and then spent three years at Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre in Toronto, Canada as a clinical fellow with Dr Kathy Pritchard, a key opinion leader on breast cancers. He returned to Singapore and obtained his specialist accreditation in medical oncology. He continued seeing breast, colon and lung cancer patients at the National Cancer Centre, in addition to gynaecological cancer clinic at KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital.
Dr Ooi has keen interest in breast, gastro-intestinal, lung, head & neck, and genitourinary cancers. In addition to the management of all solid tumour types, he also has keen interest in bone health and mechanisms of bone metastases in cancer patients. Dr Ooi was the re-cipient of the Singapore Health Quality Service Award in 2011 for his exemplary service to patients.
Dr Ooi was actively involved with multiple clinical trials, and has contributed to many publi-cations in peer-reviewed journals. His research has been presented at various international oncology meetings. He has given talks on latest cancer treatment to regional oncologists and general practitioners. He has also spoken at local GP symposiums and conducted work-shops for patients, given public talks on various cancers. He was a Clinical Tutor at Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine; in addition to providing teachings to junior doctors, nurses, Duke-NUS students and elective fellows.
Medical Director, International Cancer Specialists (ICS) Visiting Consultant, Raffles Hospital
Visiting Consultant, National Cancer Centre, Singapore Visiting Consultant, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital Clinical Educator, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine NUS Oncology Consultant, Harley Street Clinic Singapore
Singapore Health Quality Award 2011
Mt Elizabeth Orchard Hospital Mt Elizabeth Novena Hospital Gleneagles Hospital Farrer Park Hospital Parkway East Hospital Mt Alvernia Hospital Concord International Hospital Raffles Hospital